top banner

Obituary Listings

Robert J. Blake

February 27, 1947 January 23, 2019
Robert J. Blake
There are condolences waiting approval on Robert's Tribute wall
Obituary for Robert J. Blake

Robert J. Blake, 71, of Moosup, beloved husband of 52 years to Diane (VonWiegen) Blake passed away Jan. 23, 2019. He was born Feb. 27, 1947 in Putnam a son of the late Earl and Rose (Lamiotte) Blake and had resided in Moosup since 1971. Mr. Blake was a U.S. Army Veteran. He was employed by Foxwoods Resort & Casino for 17 years, retiring in 2009. Mr. Blake enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family. Besides his wife he leaves a son Randy J. Blake and Jessica Stailing; a brother Richard Blake; a sister Rosalie Blake; 2 grandchildren Ryan Blake and Nicole Blake; 3 great grandchildren Robert J. Blake, Ethan Miller and Emma Burski; also numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son Robert J. Blake, Jr; 2 brothers Donald Blake and Joseph Bourbeau and a sister Marie Guertin. Visiting hours are Sunday (1-27-19) from 1-3 PM at Dougherty Bros. Funeral Home 595 Norwich Rd. Plainfield, CT. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to the family or Backus Hospital, A2, Oncology, 326 Washington St. Norwich, CT. 06360 or to a charity of the donor’s choice.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Robert J. Blake, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visiting Hours




1:00 PM 1/27/2019 1:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 1/27/2019 3:00:00 PM
Dougherty Brothers Funeral Home

595 Norwich Rd
Plainfield, CT 06374

Burial will be private

Dougherty Brothers Funeral Home
595 Norwich Rd Plainfield 06374 CT
United States

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Robert J. Blake

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Robert

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.